Hainan Lingshui Nanwan Monkey Ecotourism Area welcomed the 30 international online influencers from over 20 countries today. Monkey Island features 1,500 macaques. The bright sun, long beaches and tall coconut trees along with the macaques, make this area a picture perfect tropical landscape.
The influencers’ trip today covered Yusheng Pool, Monkey Viewing Pavillion, the fishing port of Dan People and the Lost Islet.
From the cable car, among the lush green tropical forest, the influencers were able to see the monkeys jumping and playing.
One influencer said: “This is the first time I have taken a cable car to get across a seaport. It is so thrilling! It is especially spectacular to see so many boats and fish farms floating on the river”.
“The macaques are extremely smart. They are curious about everything. When the monkeys hear or see something interesting, they stand up and try to imitate it. Some can even take the caps off coke bottles”, said a staff member.
Under the guidance of the scenic area staff, the online influencers learned to how to feed the monkeys. “They are so cute and can even stand up. I like the way they eat. Seeing the way they eat made me want to give them more food”, one influencer said.
After interacting with the monkeys, the 30 influencers took a ferry across to the fishing port of the Dan people where they experienced the unique Hainan local fishing culture.
Dan people live on fishing and water transport and they have setup their homes on boats. You will often hear the Dan people singing as they go about their daily routines. This is a demonstration of their positive attitude towards life.
Following the Danjia culture experiene, the 30 influencers went to the Lost Islet where they tried Hainan style seafood hotpot, experienced marine amusement projects, had a beach party and enjoyed a wonderful seafood BBQ.
“It’s a cool day! I like the macaques, the beautiful scenery and the mouth-watering food! I will come to Sanya again one day”, said an influencer.
Nanwan Monkey Island has a wide variety of animal and plant species as well as a forest coverage rate of 95%. Ecological resources are abundant in this area. The island is the only tropical island rhesus monkey nature reserve in China and the world. Nanwan Monkey Island scenic area is rated as a AAAA national level scenic area, ranked as a top ten scenic area in Hainan, holds the Hainan tourism scenic area title and is one of Hainan’s top ten “Bright” brands.
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